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Fund Price: $30.53 (as at January 22, 2018)  1-day chg: $.08297 0.27%  YTD: 2.74%

Returns as at December 31, 2017

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month 1.39% 0.39% 0.39%
3 Months 6.89% 6.05% 6.06%
6 Months 12.19% 9.86% 9.82%
1 Year 14.30% 15.63% 15.82%
2 Year Avg 22.26% 12.82% 13.20%
3 Year Avg 12.02% 11.02% 10.75%
4 Year Avg 12.46% 11.35% 10.45%
5 Year Avg 14.01% 14.76% 14.27%
10 Year Avg - 5.28% 3.99%
15 Year Avg - 7.28% 5.33%
20 Year Avg - 6.15% 2.81%
Since Inception 12.48% - -
 
2017 14.30% 15.63% 15.82%
2016 30.76% 10.32% 10.63%
2015 -5.96% 7.86% 6.00%
 
3 year risk 12.96 13.28 10.17
3 year beta 0.83 1.09 1.00

*Globe Financial Services Peer Index

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the Globe Financial Services Peer Index.

Risk Measures as at December 31, 2017

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Feb 17): 42.78 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Aug 15): -9.10 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Volatility meter (Based on 3 year standard deviation from GlobeInvestor.com)
Low VOLATILITY METER: 13 High

Fund Objectives

The BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF has been designed to replicate, to the extent possible, the performance of a Canadian large-cap banks index. Currently, the BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF seeks to replicate the performance of the S&P/TSX Equal Weight Diversified Banks Index. The investment strategy of the BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF is currently to invest and hold the Constituent Securities of the S&P/TSX Equal Weight Diversified Banks Index in the same proportion as they are reflected in the S&P/TSX Equal Weight Diversified Banks Index or hold securities intended to replicate the performance of the Index.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: BMO Asset Management Inc.
Managed by: Jones Heward Investment Counsel
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: October 2009
Asset Class: Financial Services Equity
Quartile Rank: 2 (3YR ending December 31, 2017)
Total Assets: $1,375.0 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 0.62%
Management Fee: 0.55%
Load Type: No Load
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
-
Subsequent:
-
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
-
Subsequent RRSP:
-
Closed:
No
Restricted:
No
Restriction:
 
 

Asset Allocation December 31, 2017

Equity Sector Weightings December 31, 2017

Fund Geography December 31, 2017

Top Holdings as at December 31, 2017

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at January 22, 2018
1 Year Performance (%)
CM-T CIBC Banks Canada Stock 17.49   9.39 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
RY-T Royal Bank of Canada Banks Canada Stock 16.85   14.74 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
BMO-T Bank of Montreal Banks Canada Stock 16.63   6.19 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
NA-T National Bank of Canada Banks Canada Stock 16.63   18.0 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
TD-T TD Bank Banks Canada Stock 16.55   10.32 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
BNS-T Bank of Nova Scotia - Canada Stock 15.99   6.41 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
  Other Other -0.26   - bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)

Distribution Report (18 months up to January 22, 2018)

Frequency of Income Distributions: Monthly

Frequency of Capital Gain Distributions: Annually

Date Income Dividend Capital Gain Total (Current Period) Trailing 12-Months Total Reinvestment Price
Dec 27, 2017 0.0770 0.0770 0.8960 29.590
Nov 28, 2017 0.0770 0.0770 0.8910 29.333
Oct 27, 2017 0.0770 0.0770 0.8860 29.240
Sep 27, 2017 0.0770 0.0770 0.8810 27.835
Aug 28, 2017 0.0740 0.0740 0.8760 26.654
Jul 26, 2017 0.0740 0.0740 0.8740 27.030
Jun 27, 2017 0.0740 0.0740 0.8720 26.816
May 26, 2017 0.0740 0.0740 0.8700 26.324
Apr 25, 2017 0.0740 0.0740 0.8680 27.826
Mar 28, 2017 0.0740 0.0740 0.8660 27.979
Feb 23, 2017 0.0720 0.0720 0.8640 28.806
Jan 26, 2017 0.0720 0.0720 0.8610 27.880
Dec 23, 2016 0.0720 0.0720 0.8560 27.107
Nov 25, 2016 0.0720 0.0720 0.8510 25.597
Oct 26, 2016 0.0720 0.0720 0.8460 24.461
Sep 27, 2016 0.0720 0.0720 0.8410 23.884
Aug 26, 2016 0.0720 0.0720 0.8360 24.049
Jul 26, 2016 0.0720 0.0720 0.8310 23.507

Portfolio Manager(s)

Company: BMO Asset Management Inc.

Jones Heward Investment Counsel

Start Date: October, 2009

Fund Return: 12.48%

View fund manager performance report